US$10M Rubber Financing Deal Sealed in Nimba

...House Concurs with the Senate The plenary of the House of Representatives has concurred with the Senate on the passage of the concession agreement between...

Plaiting a New Mat on the Old: A Look at the...

By Henry Augustus Roberts, Jr. Today, there is much talk about agriculture. In fact, the general consensus seems to be that agriculture is the...

Cuttington Gets Innovative for Academic Excellence, Sustainability

Like other institutions of higher education in Liberia, Cuttington University is facing serious financial challenges. To address these problems, the nation’s oldest private university...

GoL Receives US$47.6M IFAD Fund

The Government of Liberia (GoL) and the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), have signed a US$47.6 million Tree Crops Extension Project II (TCEP...

TEF to Host Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurship

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s foremost champion of entrepreneurship, will host its 5th Annual Forum — the largest annual gathering of African entrepreneurs...

Reviving Liberia’s Agriculture Sector Requires an Aggressive Inclusion of Information and...

By Dr. Darren Wilkins ([email protected] | Tel: 0777129092/0886703789)  Recently, I wrote a post on my Facebook page regarding the use of Information and Communications Technologies...

Amb. Patten Calls on Liberians to Unite for Good of Country

Liberia Ambassador to the United States, George S.W. Patten, Sr., has called on his compatriots to unite and work together for the good of...

Intofawor Cooperative to Boost Oil Palm Production in Foya

Saa R. James, general manager of the Intofawor Multipurpose Farmers' Cooperative Society, said his cooperative has secured more than 100 acres of land to...

“Food Security is the Gateway to Good Health, Innovation and Active...

-Prof. Gwaikolo The chairman of the Statutory Committee on education at the House of Representatives, Professor Johnson G.N. Gwaikolo, says food security remains the gateway...

SUN, REACH Seek Legislature to Promote Nutrition

The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement in Liberia and the United Nations Renewed Efforts Against Child Hunger and Under-nutrition (UN REACH) recently held a...

Sudden Rise In Guinea Franc Hampers Cross Border Trade

The sudden rise of the Guinea Franc is impeding cross-border trade in the commercial city of Ganta, Nimba County. Petty traders, mostly women who went...

LACRA Monopolizing Cocoa Sector?

The National Liberia Cocoa Exporters Association (NALICEA), has expressed alarm over recent statement made by Musa Konneh, Deputy Director General for Technical Services at...

Land Authority and Lantmäteriet to Implement 5-Yr Project

By Arthur R. Tucker (Contributor) The Liberia Land Authority (LLA) and the Swedish Mapping, Cadastral and Land Registration Authority, Lantmäteriet, have recommitted to fully implement...

Alfred Brownell Wins Prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize

A Liberian lawyer, who stopped the destruction of over half a million acres of the country's tropical forests, has been awarded the prestigious Goldman Environment...

“Love Liberian Rice” Campaign Launched

The Community of Hope Agriculture Project (CHAP) in collaboration with authorities at the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), recently launched the “Love Liberian Rice Campaign,”...

Leading African Fertilizer Company, Notore, Eyes Liberia

After series of discussions between Havit Incorporated and Nigeria’s leading fertilizer, agro-allied, power and infrastructure Company, the Notore Chemical Industries Plc, official is in...

FAO, MoA Discuss ISAVET Research Reporting

Authorities at the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), stakeholders and partners have for the first time participated in a day-long interactive discussion on frontline In-service...

The Last Well Responds to Lofa Water Crisis

An American charity, The Last Well has robustly responded to the water crisis in Foya and Kolahun districts in Lofa County. The charity response...

Crops Produced in Lofa Going to Guinea, Sierra Leone

Bad roads, high transport costs inhibit sales to markets in Gbarnga, Kakata, Monrovia Due to a host of difficulties including bad roads and the lack...

World Bank Provides Additional Financing Support to 10,000 Vulnerable Youth in...

The World Bank and the Government of Liberian have signed the Youth Opportunities Project (YOP) providing additional financing grant agreement of US$1.5 million to...